Labour will pledge to abolish private schools if it wins the next election, after the party’s annual conference voted for a proposal to “integrate” them … Read more
Teachers are set to be backed to use “reasonable force” on pupils in a crackdown on bad behaviour in schools, according to a report.
A … Read more
In the UK, A-level English is in decline, as students opt for subjects which guarantee jobs in the future
In the UK, A-level results day this week confirmed an alarming trend, that the study of English is in serious decline. Entries fell by 22%, … Read more
The Malta Independent covers the launch of a redesigned post-secondary Matriculation Certificate programme leading to tertiary education. The reform proposes a focus on communications skills … Read more
The Times reveals that the government is ready to lift restrictions imposed on the Sliema Fortina land, allowing developers to invest in commercial and residential … Read more
The MATSEC examination board has launched the public consultation for the post-secondary Matriculation programme reform.
The Matriculation Certificate course is a post-secondary two-year programme aimed … Read more
In-Nazzjon says that the Union of Teachers objects to announcements by the Ministry of Education to change assessment methods in primary schooling. The Union said … Read more
The end-of-year benchmark exams taken by Year 6 students around Malta will be discontinued and replaced by an assessment that could include an exam component.… Read more
L-Orizzont, too, follows the case and says the court found no evidence of discrimination against the Leader of the Opposition. Adrian Delia’s lawyers had … Read more
Italy is exploring a greater role in strengthening the Libyan educational sector with the possibility of including the Italian language in the school curriculum as … Read more
The Labour party is demanding an inquiry into GCSE reforms that it says are putting state school pupils at a disadvantage by forcing them to … Read more
I am sure you are all aware of the recent saga concerning the Malta Union of Teachers (MUT) and the new proposed Education Act which … Read more
UPDATE : The Malta Union of Teachers has called off Monday’s strike after a last-ditch conciliatory meeting with the Education Ministry on Saturday morning. In
UK Secondary school worksheet handed to pupils featured the suggestion that jobs were being “stolen” by Polish workers
A secondary school has apologised after a worksheet handed to pupils featured the suggestion UK jobs were being “stolen” by EU workers.
Year 8 Geography … Read more
She is writing on a notebook like any child who in these days have started going to school.
But instead of going into classroom, or … Read more
The news this afternoon has been dominated by the continuation of the developing story regarding the shocking finding of a newborn child. Several … Read more
The following are the leading stories as reported by Malta’s news portals so far.
The news today is mainly dominated by Adrian Delia’s … Read more
Microsoft Malta, through its Microsoft Innovation Centre today launched its 21st Century Classroom project. This project, an investment by Microsoft of around €50,000 will kick … Read more